Tagged: labels

asian-american rolls

asian-american rolls
off the tongue so
conveniently, it’s a
wonder they
petition for more
distinction – a grain
of rice looks like
every other grain
of rice, regardless
of packaging, labels,
languages, lives

under the same moon –

labels are weighted

labels are weighted
discriminately so that
i am easily

not the sum of what you see,
but how i am labeled by you

domesticity comes with

domesticity comes with
a wave of rules to
break, an ocean of
nonsense, a bucket of
love, and a replenishing
drop of trust
. when it
comes to most house-
hold labels, you
have to get your
feet wet, venture a bit
further, swim it out